The city of Waukesha will be receiving a $250,000 Community Development Investment Grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. to support a project designed to spur cultural growth and bring more visitors to the downtown area.
Gov. Tony Evers has appointed Jack Salzwedel to the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. Board of Directors. This appointment fills a vacancy created by the resignation of Rebecca Cooke from the Board.
Wisconsin's troubled economic development agency improved its performance over the past fiscal year but it still must sharpen its oversight of tax credit contracts, policies on closing contracts and the accuracy of online data, according to an audit released Wednesday.